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Victims Catch Would-Be Robbers

City Police say two would-be robbers were not successful Tuesday night.

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Timberlake Place Has Opened In Woolen Mills

The Jefferson Area Board for Aging’s Timberlake Place has opened.

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UVA Student Health Prepares For Fall Flu Season

UVA’s Student Health Center is preparing for the fall flu season.

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Court To Hear Arguments In VT Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The Virginia Supreme Court will hear arguments in the wrongful death suit brought by the parents of two Virginia Tech students.

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Dolphin Deaths Blamed On Virus

Researchers say they’ve found the likely cause of Atlantic bottlenose dolphin deaths along the East Coast.

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Son Of Former D.C. Mayor Faces Charges In Hampton

The son of a well-known Washington, D.C. political figure has been arrested in Hampton.

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March On Washington Remembered On 50th Anniversary

The nation is reflecting on the civil rights struggle on this 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

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Supporters Of Sammons Cemetery Welcome Backing Of Federal Official

An MIT professor who’s an advocate for the Jesse Scott Sammons cemetery is glad to have backing from a federal official.

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RSWA Will Keep Going Until June 2014

RSWA Board of Directors Agrees to Keep The Agency Going Until June 2014.

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RWSA Explains Efforts To Protect Wetlands

The Water Resources Manager for the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority has outlined her agency’s efforts to protect wetlands.

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10 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

10 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

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The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Senate Approves Concealed Carry Bill

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A bill that makes it easier for people with a protective order to get a concealed weapons permit has won Senate approval.

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

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The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.